A beautifully refurbished 6 bedroom detached period family house in a generous garden setting.
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Bracken is a character family home dating from 1912, privately situated in a popular Lower Bourne location. The house has been sensitively refurbished over the last two years and now provides a more open plan layout, convenient for modern family living. The impressive triple aspect kitchen/breakfast/dining room is the real heart of the home and features Miele appliances, underfloor heating, marble composite work surfaces, vaulted ceilings, an open fireplace and bi-fold doors leading onto the raised deck; perfect for entertaining in the warmer months. The spacious sitting room features two fireplaces and bi-fold doors to the terrace while the study benefits from an open fire and leads through to an oak framed sun room which links to the rear garden. On the first floor there is spacious main bedroom suite with a dressing room and en suite shower room and an additional rear aspect bedroom with feature bay window and en suite shower room. There are two further well-proportioned bedrooms, one with a private balcony with stunning garden views, and a large family bathroom with freestanding bath and separate walk-in shower. The propertys two remaining bedrooms can be found on the second floor, both with useful eaves storage.EPC rating TBA.
This property has 0.75 acres of land.
Bracken is approached via a gravel driveway through a brick pillared entrance, leading to a detached double garage and a separate single garage. There is generous parking and turning for a number of cars. The single garage was the original coach house when the house was built and is equipped with water and electricity. The double garage has a large up and over door and a side glazed door. To the rear is a completely private level southerly aspect garden with an expanse of lawn, bordered by mature shrubs and trees. There is a wooden 'Snow White's Cottage' tucked behind the double garage. In all about 0.75 acre.
The property is set in a sought-after position on the south side of Farnham within the popular community of Lower Bourne. The village has good amenities including a shop with Post Office, pharmacy, doctors surgery, veterinary clinic, three good local pubs, nursery schools, and a church. There is also a village green with football, running and cricket clubs, tennis courts and childrens playground. The Outstanding Ofsted rated South Farnham Infant School is about 0.4 miles away, with Weydon Academy about 1.7 miles away. The surrounding area is popular for walks and cycling in The Bourne Woods, leisure activities at Alice Holt Forest, walking and riding at Frensham Little Pond and sailing at the Great Pond, Frensham. The Georgian town of Farnham offers an excellent range of shopping, recreational and educational facilities including a Sainsburys, Waitrose, a leisure centre and good choice of state and private schools. Communications are first class with the mainline station within easy access. The A31/A3 and A331/M3 provide links to London and the south coast. Heathrow, Gatwick and Southampton airports can all be reached in under an hour.
Leaving Farnham on the A287 towards Frensham and Hindhead, continue into The Bourne turning right at the crossroads into Burnt Hill Road. At the bottom of the hill, continue forward past Longdown Road and the entrance to Bracken can be found on the left hand side after about 100 yards.Read all
- Fantastic, private, sought after Lower Bourne location
- Period features throughout, but with modern conveniences
- Comprehensively refurbished in the last two years to a very high standard
- Sitting room with fireplace and bi-fold doors to the terrace and garden
- Vaulted kitchen/breakfast/dining room with bi-fold doors to the deck
- Dual aspect study with fireplace, leading to oak framed sun room overlooking the garden
- Cloakroom, boot room/utility
- Impressive main bedroom suite with dressing room & en suite shower room
- Five additional bedrooms (one en suite) and luxury family bathroom
- Totally private mature garden, detached double garage plus period 'coach house
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